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Crime never takes a day off, and neither does Parcast. Every day, we flip back the calendar and examine a true crime event from the same date. It might be the anniversary of an important case being solved, the end of a landmark trial, or a serial killer’s birthday-- whatever the date, there’s no ordinary day in true crime history. In each episode, we present a short true crime story, then analyze the impact of that historic day’s events. Today in True Crime is a Parcast Original, with new episodes daily.

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Crime never takes a day off, and neither does Parcast. Every day, we flip back the calendar and examine a true crime event from the same date. It might be the anniversary of an important case being solved, the end of a landmark trial, or a serial killer’s birthday-- whatever the date, there’s no ordinary day in true crime history. In each episode, we present a short true crime story, then analyze the impact of that historic day’s events. Today in True Crime is a Parcast Original, with new episodes daily.

    February 19, 2020: Donner Party Relief

    February 19, 2020: Donner Party Relief

    On this day in 1847, the first relief party began the arduous rescue of the Donner Party, who had been snowbound beyond the Sierra Nevada mountains the entire winter. Guest hosted by Carter Roy from Parcast Network’s Killer Knowledge.

    • 13 min
    February 18, 2020: Hanssen Arrested

    February 18, 2020: Hanssen Arrested

    On this day in 2001, FBI agent Robert Philip Hanssen was arrested and charged with espionage. He’d been a double agent for the USSR and Russia for more than two decades.

    • 11 min
    February 17, 2020: Dahmer Gets Life

    February 17, 2020: Dahmer Gets Life

    On this day in 1992, serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer was sentenced on 15 counts of murder. The three-week insanity trial had been a nationally-televised spectacle.

    • 11 min
    February 16, 2020: The Greystone Murder Mystery

    February 16, 2020: The Greystone Murder Mystery

    On this day in 1929, the 35-year-old heir to one of America’s largest fortunes, Ned Doheny, was found dead in his Beverly Hills mansion along with his secretary, Hugh Plunkett.

    • 15 min
    February 15, 2020: Mark Stebbins

    February 15, 2020: Mark Stebbins

    On this day in 1976, 12-year-old Mark Stebbins became the first known victim of the “Oakland County Child Killer.”

    • 14 min
    February 14, 2020: St. Valentine’s Day Massacre

    February 14, 2020: St. Valentine’s Day Massacre

    On this day in 1929, seven members of Bugs Moran’s North Side Gang were gunned down in Chicago, Illinois.

    • 13 min

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